Gire – Boy and his baseball: the Dave Dravecky story




Personal Author:

Gire, Judy


A Boy and His Baseball:  the Dave Dravecky Story / by Judy Gire.  Illustrated by Joan Holub

Publication info:

Grand Rapids MI:  Zondervan Publishing House, div. of HarperCollins Publishers, c1992

Physical description:

Unpaged; col. illus.


A real-life hero and model for children who inspires young people not to give up their dreams. Gire recounts the true story of San Francisco Giants’ pitcher Dravecky, his struggle with cancer, and his simple, stubborn faith in God. children will see what it means to not give up, even when the odds are against you.

Subject term:

Biography—Dravecky, Dave,—Juvenile Biography

Subject term:

Dravecky, Dave,—Juvenile Biography

Subject term:

Baseball players—Juvenile Biography

Subject term:

Cancer—Juvenile Biography




baseball, baseball player, biography, cancer, Christian life, Dave Dravecky, faith, San Francisco Giants, youth

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